There are 4 ways to get from Lyon to Roanne by train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Roanne Ic

$20 - $29

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Rideshare  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lyon to Roanne 59.7 miles

$5 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lyon to Roanne 60.2 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Roanne 60.2 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Roanne is to rideshare which costs 5€ - 6€ and takes 1 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Roanne is to taxi which costs 120€ - 150€ and takes 1 h 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Roanne. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Roanne is 68 km. The road distance is 96.4 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Roanne without a car is to train which takes 1 h 17 min and costs 17€ - 25€.

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The train from Lyon Part Dieu to Roanne takes 1 h 17 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Lyon to Roanne train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Lyon Part Dieu station.

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Lyon to Roanne train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Roanne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Roanne is 96 km. It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to drive from Lyon to Roanne.

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  • Distance: 42.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 17 min

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Roanne, France?

SNCF operates a train from Lyon to Roanne hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $29 and the journey takes 1 h 17 min.

Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Roanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$26 - $40
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lyon to Roanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Lyon to Roanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Taxi Lyon
Phone
+33 4 72 10 86 86
Website
taxilyon.com
Taxi Transport Lyon Rhône-Alpes
Phone
+33 4 37 25 29 29
Website
transportrhonealpes.com
Taxi Lyonnais
Phone
+33 4 78 26 81 81
Website
taxilyonnais.com

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